From the start of production both models had a decorative, non-structural, ash wood trim on the rear body, in the style of a pre-war shooting-brake.
The "Kangaroo" name was supposedly coined because it is claimed that a kangaroo can go all day without drinking which the advertisers used to emphasise the frugal fuel consumption and, possibly, larger fuel tank. Mark VI from The basic Mini was the 1.
Both were built on a slightly longer chassis of 84 inches 2. The gear selecting mechanism was updated to the rod type, as seen on all later Mini type cars. Full-width dashboard replaces the original shelf, internal bonnet release.
Mini Pick-up —83 [ edit ] Mini Pick-up. Therefore, Mark II cars also came with increased braking power in the form of front drum brakes with twin leading shoes to cope with the increased power output. The Riley was the more expensive of the two cars.
The Mark III facelift of brought wind-up windows and fresh-air fascia vents. The early Morris Mini Traveller and Austin Mini Countryman cars had an internal fuel tank located on the left hand side of the rear load area.
A small round sticker with a kangaroo logo was placed on the triangular panel between the door and the front body seam. About 50, were made in total,  from to in the UK, to in Australia and to in Portugal.
The full-width dashboard was a differentiator between the Elf and Hornet.
Very early Mark I versions of both cars e. A total of 58, Mini Pick-up models were built. In October the fuel tank was relocated to the underneath of the car and the filler cap was moved to low down on the right hand side of the car — the same configuration that was already in use on the Mini Van.
Automatic gearboxes became available on the Mark II in as an option. Full-four synchromesh gearing was eventually introduced during An all steel version of both the Traveller and the Countryman without the wood trim was launched for export markets in April and for the home market in Octoberbut the woodie version remained more popular.
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A note to the reader. This is a long blog post. The longest I've written on this site—over 32, words—and consumed many of my weekends for about 4 months. The Mini is a small economy car produced by the English-based British Motor Corporation (BMC) and its successors from until The original is considered an icon of s British popular culture.
Its space-saving transverse engine front-wheel drive layout – allowing 80 percent of the area of the car's floorpan to be used for passengers and .Download